Full story - April 25, 2018
A courtroom sketch shows Peter Madsen during the trial regarding the killing of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, in Copenhagen, Denmark, on April 25, 2018.
Danish inventor Peter Madsen was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday for murdering, sexually mutilating and dismembering a Swedish female journalist with premeditation aboard his home-made submarine in Copenhagen harbor in 2017.
Full story - April 25, 2018
A view of the US Supreme Court building in Washington, DC.
President Donald Trump's administration goes before the US Supreme Court on Wednesday to defend the legality of his travel ban targeting people from several Muslim-majority countries, one of the most contentious actions of his presidency.
Full story - April 24, 2018
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the unveiling of the statue of suffragist Millicent Fawcett on Parliament Square, in London, Britain, April 24, 2018.
A statue of 19th century British feminist leader Millicent Fawcett was unveiled in London's Parliament Square on Tuesday, the first monument honoring a woman in a public space previously occupied by 11 statues of men.
Full story - April 24, 2018
Police officers arrest suspect driver after a van hit multiple people at a major intersection in Toronto, Canada April 23, 2018, in this picture obtained from social media.
A driver deliberately plowed his white Ryder rental van into a lunch-hour crowd in Toronto on Monday, killing 10 people and injuring 15 along a roughly mile-long stretch of sidewalk thronged with pedestrians, police said.
Full story - April 23, 2018
A Muslim man kneels on Broadway Ave. as he takes part in afternoon prayers during an "I am Muslim Too" rally in Times Square, Manhattan, New York, Feb. 19, 2017.
Hate crimes targeting US Muslims rose 15 percent in 2017, the second straight year of increases, according to a study released on Monday by advocacy group the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
Full story - April 23, 2018
Demonstrators shout next to a burning barricade as they take part in a protest over a controversial reform to the pension plans of the Nicaraguan Social Security Institute (INSS) in Managua, Nicaragua April 21, 2018.
Protests began last week after the government of President Daniel Ortega, a former leftist guerrilla leader whom critics accuse of trying to build a family dictatorship, launched a plan to overhaul the Central American country's welfare system.
Full story - April 23, 2018
A South Korean soldier works on a stack of loudspeakers used for propaganda purposes near the demiltarized zone.
South Korea halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border with North Korea on Monday, aiming to set a positive tone ahead of the first summit in a decade between their leaders as the US president cautioned the nuclear crisis was far from resolved.
Full story - April 22, 2018
Red beret-wearing Armenian law enforcement officers detain a man during a protest.
Armenian police detained three opposition leaders on Sunday and held nearly 200 protesters during the latest demonstrations against the appointment of the former President Serzh Sarksyan as prime minister.
Full story - April 22, 2018
A man points left to a car that shows the impact of a bomb blast in Kabul.
A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a voter registration center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least 52 people and wounding more than 100, in the most serious attack yet on preparations for elections scheduled for October.
Full story - April 21, 2018
DJ Avicii performs while bright lights shine behind him during a concert at Brooklyn's Barclay's Center in New York.
Swedish DJ and record producer Avicii, one of the biggest stars of EDM, was found dead on Friday at the age of 28, his US publicist said.

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